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Tuesday, January 16, 2007

Brain Teasers...


1. In a football collective, the winnings amounted to £1475. There were more than 30 people in the syndicate but less than 100. Each won exactly the same number of pounds and no pence were involved. How much did each win?

2. A slight inclination of the cranium is as adequate as a spasmodic movement of one optic to an equine quadruped utterly devoid of any visionary capacity. Translate.

3 comments:

  1. Anonymous8:54 am

    1) Don't know if it's the only answer, but 59 people could win £25 each
    2) A nods as good as a wink to a blind horse

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  2. Sorry, didn't mean to be anonymous
    1) Don't know if it's the only answer, but 59 people could win £25 each
    2) A nods as good as a wink to a blind horse

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  3. Hey Joe, I have no problem with anonymity! :) And BTW - you are correct!

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